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Russia-Ukraine conflict: From Apple to Amex, the exodus of Western brands from Moscow
World

Russia-Ukraine conflict: From Apple to Amex, the exodus of Western brands from Moscow

Russia's currency, the ruble, has crashed to a record low against the US dollar, pushing authorities to scramble to avoid a financial meltdown

In a year where crowdpleasers haven't been able to lure crowds, does Spider-Man: No Way Home have a shot at Oscars?
Entertainment

In a year where crowdpleasers haven't been able to lure crowds, does Spider-Man: No Way Home have a shot at Oscars?

Are audiences really so skittish about seeing the most acclaimed films of the year? Or have these movies simply struggled to make the case that they are worth watching?

Sony unveils Vision-S electric SUV prototype at annual trade show; check details here
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Sony unveils Vision-S electric SUV prototype at annual trade show; check details here

Sony announced that it will establish an operating company ‘Sony Mobility Inc’ in the spring of 2022, through which the company intends to explore entry into the EV market

Spider-Man: No Way Home makers Kevin Feige, Amy Pascal open up on what's next for the Tom Holland franchise
Entertainment

Spider-Man: No Way Home makers Kevin Feige, Amy Pascal open up on what's next for the Tom Holland franchise

"You can’t think about topping yourself in terms of spectacle. Otherwise movies just get larger and larger for no reason, and it’s not a good result," says Amy Pascal, co-producer of Spider-Man: No Way Home.

Spider-Man: No Way Home — Why it's best for business to fan rumours of Tobey Maguire, Andrew Garfield's appearances
Entertainment

Spider-Man: No Way Home — Why it's best for business to fan rumours of Tobey Maguire, Andrew Garfield's appearances

Rumours of Tobey Maguire and Andrew Garfield appearing in Spider-Man: No Way Home is just the publicity stunt Tom Holland needed, whether it actually happens or not.

As Mike Richard quits hosting role after backlash, a look at how succession got messy at Jeopardy!
Entertainment

As Mike Richard quits hosting role after backlash, a look at how succession got messy at Jeopardy!

Under the retro, feel-good surface of Jeopardy!, the succession battle is a story of television’s dwindling real estate in American life and the strenuous efforts to occupy one of its remaining desirable plots.

Sony sells 10 milion units of PS5 globally; becomes the fastest-selling console in the company's history
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Sony sells 10 milion units of PS5 globally; becomes the fastest-selling console in the company's history

Sony suggested that the PS5 will get more exclusive gaming titles soon including God of War, Gran Turismo 7, Horizon Forbidden West from Guerrilla Games and more.

Sony PlayStation 5 pre-orders to begin in India today at 12 pm on Vijay Sales, Croma and more
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Sony PlayStation 5 pre-orders to begin in India today at 12 pm on Vijay Sales, Croma and more

A listing on a Sony Centre website suggests that the PlayStation 5 pre-orders will kick off once again in India on 27 May at 12 pm.

Emma Stone says she will not make an appearance as Gwen Stacy in Tom Holland-fronted Spider-Man: No Way Home
Entertainment

Emma Stone says she will not make an appearance as Gwen Stacy in Tom Holland-fronted Spider-Man: No Way Home

Previously, Andrew Garfield had also denied speculations of his appearance in Spider-Man No Way from Home, which is set to release in December.

Kraven the Hunter: Spider-Man spinoff at Sony casts Avengers' actor Aaron Taylor Johnson as lead
Entertainment

Kraven the Hunter: Spider-Man spinoff at Sony casts Avengers' actor Aaron Taylor Johnson as lead

Kraven the Hunter, based on the iconic Spider-Man villain, is set to release in the theatres on 13 January, 2023

Despite Hollywood's terrible track record, studios continue to mine video games for film adaptations
Entertainment

Despite Hollywood's terrible track record, studios continue to mine video games for film adaptations

Game adaptations have often faltered by trying to rigidly replicate the action and storylines that fans know and love. That approach invites comparison, and movies almost always fail to measure up.

Sony announces DualSense Controller for PlayStation 5 in Cosmic Red and Midnight Black colour variants
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Sony announces DualSense Controller for PlayStation 5 in Cosmic Red and Midnight Black colour variants

The controller supports swiping gestures, new audio effects, includes a USB-C port, new adaptive triggers, and more.

Sony PlayStation 5 shortage will continue in 2022, 7.8 million units already sold: Report
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Sony PlayStation 5 shortage will continue in 2022, 7.8 million units already sold: Report

The company has not given any estimated timeline as to when will the supply get back to normal.

Sony sold 7.8 million PlayStation 5 consoles since November 2020, PS Plus now has 47.6 million subscribers
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Sony sold 7.8 million PlayStation 5 consoles since November 2020, PS Plus now has 47.6 million subscribers

PlayStation’s overall business has gained a total operating profit of 342.2 billion yen ($3.14 billion) for the 2020 financial year.

Sony unveils Xperia 1 III, Xperia 5 III with variable telephoto lenses: All you need to know
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Sony unveils Xperia 1 III, Xperia 5 III with variable telephoto lenses: All you need to know

Both Xperia 1 III and Xperia 5 III come with a 120 Hz refresh rate display and a 4,500 mAh battery.

Oddworld: Soulstorm, Horizon Zero Dawn Complete Edition, and other games that will be available for free on PlayStation in April 2021
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Oddworld: Soulstorm, Horizon Zero Dawn Complete Edition, and other games that will be available for free on PlayStation in April 2021

In February, Oddworld Inhabitants confirmed that the Oddworld: Soulstorm will be available as freebie on PlayStation Plus in April, but only on PS5.

Sony launches full-frame mirrorless Alpha 1 camera in India at Rs 5,59,990
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Sony launches full-frame mirrorless Alpha 1 camera in India at Rs 5,59,990

The camera is capable of shooting up to 155 full-frame compressed RAW images or 165 full-frame JPEG images while maintaining autofocus.

Sony PlayStation 5 restock due date in India pushed back to end of March: Report
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Sony PlayStation 5 restock due date in India pushed back to end of March: Report

Sony was expected to bring stocks of both PlayStation 5 as well as PlayStation 4 consoles to India.

Russo Brothers recall how they had to 'fight' with Sony to cast Tom Holland as Spider-Man
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Russo Brothers recall how they had to 'fight' with Sony to cast Tom Holland as Spider-Man

Tom Holland, who will soon reprise his role as Peter Parker in Spider-Man: No Way Home, faced 'resistance' from Sony, reveal Russo Brothers.